21st Annual International — American Society of Botanical Artists and Wave Hill
September 08 - December 02, 2018
Pictured above: Mariko Ikeda, Screw pine (Pandanus utilis), 2015, Watercolor on vellum, 17 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches. © Mariko Ikeda. 2017’s Best in Show Award, ASBA 20th Annual International.
As a new collaboration, Wave Hill is partnering with the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) to produce and host the 21st Annual International in 2018. ASBA’s mission is to provide a thriving, interactive community dedicated to perpetuating the tradition and contemporary practice of botanical art. This juried exhibition will consist of two-dimensional original botanical art, some of which includes some specimens found at Wave Hill. Jurors include Ken Druse, garden lecturer, author, and photographer; Karen Kluglein, botanical artist; and Eileen Jeng Lynch, Curator of Visual Arts, Wave Hill.
Support for the Visual Arts Program is provided by Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Inc., Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, New York Community Trust Edward and Sally Van Lier Fund, New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, The Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, and by the Cathy and Stephen Weinroth Commissioning Fund for the Arts.